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Opinion: It’s time to change the rules about paying college athletes

There’s already a booming industry centered around college athletics, and the only people not making huge profits off of said market are the athletes themselves.

Micah Johnston, Contributing Writer

September 10, 2019

College sports are making more money than ever before. So why aren’t college athletes paid?

Mercer Medicine dealing with string of football injuries

Mercer's Sports Medicine Clinic features physical therapy and rehabilitation equipment as well as on-site X-ray, ultrasound and laboratory services.

Emma Peel, Staff Writer

October 28, 2015

In its third season, the Mercer football team competes against bigger, stronger teams in the Southern Conference. The strength and size of the Bears’ new competition has lead to a noticeable uptick in injuries this season. The increase in injuries calls into question what’s happening behind the s...

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